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Farrenkopf Name Meaning

German: nickname for a reckless or clumsy man, from Middle High German, Middle Low German var(r)e ‘steer’, ‘bullock’ + kopf ‘head’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Pagenkopf, Farren, Fahrenholz, Hartkopf, Fahrenkrug, Rehkopf

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Farrenkopf Family Origin

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Farrenkopf Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Farrenkopf family was Keeps House. Baker, Barber and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farrenkopf. The most common Farrenkopf occupation in the USA was Baker. 17% of Farrenkopf's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

    17%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Keeps House

    17%

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Farrenkopf Historical Records

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Farrenkopf Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2003, Farrenkopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Farrenkopf in 1957 was 52, and 84 in 2003.

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